SOUTHFIELD, Mich., December 16, 2013– Joshua Borson has joined Southfield, Mich.-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C. as an associate in the Firm’s Corporate Practice Group. Jaffe CEO Bill Sider made the announcement.
Prior to joining Jaffe as a summer associate, Mr. Borson served as a judicial intern for Chief Judge Gerald E. Rosen in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. During this internship, Mr. Borson performed substantial legal research in drafting bench memoranda and drafted opinions, and assisted in updating a textbook co-authored by Judge Rosen, Federal Civil Trials and Evidence.
As an order of the coif and cum laude graduate of Wayne State University Law School, Mr. Borson was recognized as a Dean’s Scholar for recognition of high academic achievement from 2010 to 2012. A published author, Mr. Borson was a member of the Wayne Law Review, serving as a senior articles editor. In 2012, he was honored with the Best Editor Award. Mr. Borson earned his Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Michigan.
Michigan-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss is recognized throughout the nation as a relationship-based, highly qualified, full-service business law firm. With an outstanding reputation for providing sophisticated legal services and counsel to businesses of all sizes, family-owned enterprises, individuals and entrepreneurs, Jaffe has more than 100 attorneys in its Southfield, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Philadelphia and Naples offices.
Among the Firm’s practice areas are appellate, aviation, corporate, criminal, e-commerce, electronic banking, employee benefits, environmental, estate planning, family law, financial services, franchise law, immigration, insolvency & reorganization, insurance, intellectual property, information technology, litigation, labor, mergers & acquisitions, mortgage banking, property tax appeals, public finance, real estate, securities and tax law.